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Gem Diamonds Finds Exceptional 183-Carat White Diamond at Letšeng

The Letšeng mine keeps on delivering, with three big diamonds found in one day
gem diamonds finds huge 183 carat diamond
Credit: Gem Diamonds

Gem Diamonds has recovered an exceptional 183 carat white Type IIa diamond from the Letšeng mine in Lesotho.


Letseng mine site
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On the same day (February 3), the company also recovered two different high quality diamonds – one of 89 carats and the other of 70 carats, from the same mine.


Letseng Legacy
Credit: Gem Diamonds


Two months ago (December 9, 2019), Gem Diamonds’ Letšeng mine yielded 114 carat Type 1 yellow diamond – the 11th diamond of over 100 carats to be recovered at Letšeng in 2019. The previous big yellow diamond recovered in Letšeng was a 114.2-carat yellow gem, found there on August 22.

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